How Modern Technology Has Impacted Tennis

One of the more profound ways technology has affected the game of tennis can be seen in the rackets players use at all levels. Several decades ago, tennis rackets were wooden. Today, most tennis rackets are made of carbon fiber composite materials, which allow them to be lighter than wood. The Impact of Modern Tennis… Read more »

Why Fresh Air is Good For Your Health

Have you ever heard of The Fresh Air Fund? It’s a not-for-profit agency that provides free summer vacations in the country to New York City children from low-income communities. There are several Fresh Air Fund summer camps, and since 1877, over 1.8 million kids have benefitted from this unique opportunity. The idea of The Fresh… Read more »

The Argument for Multi-Purpose Courts

Walk into fitness centers, gyms and health centers and you’ll notice their amenities. Many of them have things like indoor basketball courts, swimming pools, and/or open spaces that can used for a myriad of activities. Meanwhile, people like to utilize outdoor courts for a variety of activities when the weather is decent. Who hasn’t seen… Read more »

Why Couples Should Play Tennis Together

Did you ever wonder why many couples have tennis courts on their home properties? It’s often because they are a happily married couple with the time to afford to play together whenever the mood strikes them. Others have to wait to use their public courts and may or may not get on them. However, with… Read more »

Reasons for Rehabilitating a Park

Parks can add a lot of value to the neighborhoods they’re located in; many cities have their top-dollar homes located around major parks. Sometimes parks need some rehabilitation in order to meet continuing or changing uses while still retaining the park’s overall character and feel, right? Some of the reasons to rehabilitate a park include… Read more »

How to Become a Better Track Runner

Are you a track runner? What are some things you can do this year to become a better track runner? Set Obtainable Goals For starters, come up with a main goal and some subgoals. You have to have a goal to shoot for if you’re going to get better. Furthermore, setting goals will inspire you… Read more »

Things to Include on an Outdoor Basketball Court

Are you thinking about having an outdoor basketball court installed on your property? What are some things to have on or around it? The Obvious Additions For starters, you’ll want basketball goals. These are where players will ultimately throw/dunk the ball through the hoop and score points. Do you want one in-ground basketball goal or… Read more »